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Is the Trans-Pacific Partnership SOPA 2.0? Anonymous Says So - New York News - Runnin' Scared -
2012-02-13 14:45:30 GMT
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"The org tweeted this morning a rally to stop the TPP, which is currently being negotiated in Hollywood. The free-trade agreement -- now discussed by nine nations including the U.S. -- is said to include rules on intellectual property that would make participating countries adopt "copyright measures far more restrictive than currently required by international treaties, including the controversial Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement," according to the Electric Frontier Foundation. Writes the EFF: "The TPP will rewrite the global rules on IP enforcement. All signatory countries will be required to conform their domestic laws and policies to the provisions of the agreement.""
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